Past Events

Fri Aug 28 2015

Everly Brothers Tribute by The Coffis Brothers

Friday, August 28 2015 from 7:30pm -10:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Fri Aug 28 2015

The Coffis Brothers & the Mountain Men- Tribute to The Everly Brothers

Friday, August 28 2015 from 8:00pm -11:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Sat Aug 29 2015

The Utopian Dreams Band at Kuumbwa Jazz

Saturday, August 29 2015 from 7:00pm -10:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Thu Dec 17 2015

Monterey Jazz Festival On Tour featuring Raul Midón, Ravi Coltrane, Nicholas Payton, Gerald Clayton, Joe Sanders, Gregory Hutchinson

Thursday, December 17 2015 from 9:00pm -10:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon Jan 11 2016

Eric Harland Voyager

Monday, January 11 2016 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Thu Jan 14 2016

Tony Lindsay Presents: The Music of Marvin Gaye, Lou Rawls & Bill Withers

Thursday, January 14 2016 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon Jan 18 2016

Nir Felder Quartet

Monday, January 18 2016 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Fri Jan 22 2016

Wallace Roney Group

Friday, January 22 2016 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon Jan 25 2016

Monterey Jazz Festival On Tour featuring Raul Midón, Ravi Coltrane, Nicholas Payton, Gerald Clayton, Joe Sanders, Gregory Hutchinson

Monday, January 25 2016 from 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon Jan 25 2016

Monterey Jazz Festival On Tour featuring Raul Midón, Ravi Coltrane, Nicholas Payton, Gerald Clayton, Joe Sanders, Gregory Hutchinson

Monday, January 25 2016 from 9:00pm -10:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Thu Jan 28 2016

Mads Tolling & the Mads Men featuring Kenny Washington

Thursday, January 28 2016 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon Feb 1 2016

Dave Weckl Acoustic Band

Monday, February 1 2016 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Thu Feb 4 2016

Kahil El’Zabar & the New Ethnic Heritage Trio

Thursday, February 4 2016 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Fri Feb 5 2016

Booker T. Jones

Friday, February 5 2016 from 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Fri Feb 5 2016

Booker T. Jones

Friday, February 5 2016 from 9:00pm -10:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Sat Feb 13 2016

Valentine’s Concert with Tuck and Patti

Saturday, February 13 2016 from 7:30pm - 9:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon Feb 15 2016

Gary Peacock “Now This” Trio

Monday, February 15 2016 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Thu Feb 18 2016

Banda Magda

Thursday, February 18 2016 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon Feb 22 2016

Pat Martino Trio

Monday, February 22 2016 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Thu Feb 25 2016

Jack DeJohnette Trio

Thursday, February 25 2016 from 9:00pm -10:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon Feb 29 2016

Regina Carter’s Southern Comfort

Monday, February 29 2016 from 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon Feb 29 2016

Regina Carter’s Southern Comfort

Monday, February 29 2016 from 9:00pm -10:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Tue Mar 1 2016

Questions that Matter: PLAY: Games, Life, and Death

Tuesday, March 1 2016 from 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Thu Mar 3 2016

Kneebody + Daedelus

Thursday, March 3 2016 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon Mar 7 2016

Delfeayo Marsalis Quartet: The Last Southern Gentlemen’s Tour

Monday, March 7 2016 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Thu Mar 10 2016

Live & Local: Bop of the Bay

Thursday, March 10 2016 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Fri Mar 11 2016

Claudia Villela Group

Friday, March 11 2016 from 7:30pm - 9:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon Mar 14 2016

Melissa Aldana Crash Trio

Monday, March 14 2016 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Thu Mar 24 2016

Orrin Evans Trio

Thursday, March 24 2016 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon Mar 28 2016

Acoustic Africa: Habib Koité & Vusi Mahlasela

Monday, March 28 2016 from 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon Mar 28 2016

Acoustic Africa: Habib Koité & Vusi Mahlasela

Monday, March 28 2016 from 9:00pm -10:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Wed Mar 30 2016

Soquel High School Jazz Band + Kuumbwa Jazz Honor Band

Wednesday, March 30 2016 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon Apr 4 2016

Mack Avenue SuperBand feat. Kirk Whalum, Tia Fuller, Christian McBride, Christian Sands, Carl Allen

Monday, April 4 2016 from 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon Apr 4 2016

Mack Avenue SuperBand feat. Kirk Whalum, Tia Fuller, Christian McBride, Christian Sands, Carl Allen

Monday, April 4 2016 from 9:00pm -10:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Thu Apr 7 2016

Nolatet

Thursday, April 7 2016 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon Apr 11 2016

Omar Sosa Quarteto Afrocubano

Monday, April 11 2016 from 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon Apr 11 2016

Omar Sosa Quarteto Afrocubano

Monday, April 11 2016 from 9:00pm -10:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Thu Apr 14 2016

Allison Miller Boom Tic Boom Sextet

Thursday, April 14 2016 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon Apr 18 2016

Jane Monheit Sings Ella Fitzgerald: The Songbook Sessions

Monday, April 18 2016 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Thu Apr 21 2016

Stephane Wrembel Band

Thursday, April 21 2016 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon Apr 25 2016

Kenny Barron Trio

Monday, April 25 2016 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Thu Apr 28 2016

Live & Local: Wasabi

Thursday, April 28 2016 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Sat Apr 30 2016

Race, Class, and Culture Through the Lens of Jazz

Saturday, April 30 2016 from 7:00pm -10:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon May 2 2016

Avishai Cohen Quartet

Monday, May 2 2016 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Wed May 4 2016

DakhaBrakha

Wednesday, May 4 2016 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Thu May 12 2016

Formanism: Bruce Forman Trio

Thursday, May 12 2016 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon May 16 2016

Alfredo Rodriguez Trio feat. guest vocalist Ganavya Doraiswamy

Monday, May 16 2016 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon May 23 2016

Jack DeJohnette Trio

Monday, May 23 2016 from 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon May 23 2016

Jack DeJohnette Trio

Monday, May 23 2016 from 9:00pm -10:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Tue May 24 2016

Kuumbwa Jazz Honor Band + “B” Band opens

Tuesday, May 24 2016 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Thu May 26 2016

Live & Local: Santa Cruz Women of Jazz

Thursday, May 26 2016 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Sat May 28 2016

John Neptune Concert

Saturday, May 28 2016 from 7:00pm -10:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Thu Apr 6 2017

Dave Holland Trio featuring Kevin Eubanks and Eric Harland with special guest Chris Potter

Thursday, April 6 2017 from 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Thu Apr 6 2017

Dave Holland Trio featuring Kevin Eubanks and Eric Harland with special guest Chris Potter

Thursday, April 6 2017 from 9:00pm -10:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon Apr 10 2017

Joe Lovano Classic Quartet

Monday, April 10 2017 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Wed Apr 12 2017

Stanley Jordan

Wednesday, April 12 2017 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Fri Apr 14 2017

An Evening with Lee Ritenour & Dave Grusin

Friday, April 14 2017 from 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Fri Apr 14 2017

An Evening with Lee Ritenour & Dave Grusin

Friday, April 14 2017 from 9:00pm -10:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon Apr 17 2017

Juan de Marcos & the Afro-Cuban All–Stars

Monday, April 17 2017 from 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon Apr 17 2017

Juan de Marcos & the Afro-Cuban All–Stars

Monday, April 17 2017 from 9:00pm -10:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Thu Apr 20 2017

Nellie McKay A GIRL NAMED BILL – The Life and Times of Billy Tipton

Thursday, April 20 2017 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Fri Apr 21 2017

Release the Hounds An evening with Julian Lage & Chris Eldridge

Friday, April 21 2017 from 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Fri Apr 21 2017

Release the Hounds An evening with Julian Lage & Chris Eldridge

Friday, April 21 2017 from 9:00pm -10:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon Apr 24 2017

Omar Sosa GFS Trio w/ Trilok Gurtu & Paolo Fresu

Monday, April 24 2017 from 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon Apr 24 2017

Omar Sosa GFS Trio w/ Trilok Gurtu & Paolo Fresu

Monday, April 24 2017 from 9:00pm -10:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Wed Apr 26 2017

Playing Monopoly With God & Other True Stories

Wednesday, April 26 2017 from 7:00pm - 9:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Thu Apr 27 2017

Barbara Dane with Tammy Hall CD Release: “Throw It Away…”

Thursday, April 27 2017 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon May 1 2017

Bill Charlap Trio

Monday, May 1 2017 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Thu May 4 2017

Kuumbwa Jazz Honor Band

Thursday, May 4 2017 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Fri May 5 2017

Wolff–Clark Expedition Feat. Buster Williams & Hailey Niswanger

Friday, May 5 2017 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon May 8 2017

Gerald Clayton Trio

Monday, May 8 2017 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Thu May 11 2017

Anat Cohen & Trio Brasileiro

Thursday, May 11 2017 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon May 15 2017

Steps Ahead Reunion Tour

Monday, May 15 2017 from 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon May 15 2017

Steps Ahead Reunion Tour

Monday, May 15 2017 from 9:00pm -10:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Thu May 18 2017

UCSC Jazz Ensembles

Thursday, May 18 2017 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon May 22 2017

Chucho Valdés: Solo Piano

Monday, May 22 2017 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Tue May 23 2017

Chucho Valdés: Solo Piano

Tuesday, May 23 2017 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Thu May 25 2017

Joey DeFrancesco + The People

Thursday, May 25 2017 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Thu Jun 1 2017

Jayme Stone’s Folklife: The Lomax Project

Thursday, June 1 2017 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Thu Jun 8 2017

Amina Figarova

Thursday, June 8 2017 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon Jun 12 2017

Django Festival All-Stars

Monday, June 12 2017 from 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon Jun 12 2017

Django Festival All-Stars

Monday, June 12 2017 from 9:00pm -10:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Wed Jun 14 2017

Master Class Dave Egan: Ukulele Ergonomics

Wednesday, June 14 2017 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Thu Jun 15 2017

Stanley Clarke Band

Thursday, June 15 2017 from 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Thu Jun 15 2017

Stanley Clarke Band

Thursday, June 15 2017 from 9:00pm -10:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Mon Jun 19 2017

Ambrose Akinmusire Quintet

Monday, June 19 2017 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Thu Jun 22 2017

BassDrumBone

Thursday, June 22 2017 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Fri Jun 23 2017

Acoustic Alchemy

Friday, June 23 2017 from 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Fri Jun 23 2017

Acoustic Alchemy

Friday, June 23 2017 from 9:00pm -10:30pm

Kuumbwa Jazz Center